Kids In Canada Went On Strike Over The Price Of Candy Bars (Cool Weird Awesome 995)

Today in 1947, the start of a big moment in the history of sweets: kids in Canada protested a hike in chocolate bar prices with what would eventually become known as the Candy Strike.

By |2023-04-25T07:56:00-04:00April 25, 2023|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , |

I Review The Body Electric (Cool Weird Awesome 52)

It's the 200th birthday of Walt Whitman, the poet best known for his landmark work Leaves of Grass... and the guy who anonymously wrote glowing reviews of his own writing in the newspapers.

By |2021-01-20T15:44:41-05:00May 31, 2019|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , |
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